SEN Teaching Assistant

Location: Lambeth
Job Type: Part Time
Industry: SEN Support Jobs
Reference: GC0585
Salary: £80 - 200 per day
Job Published: 14 days ago

Job Description: We are seeking a passionate and dedicated SEN Teacher to join our team. As an SEN Teacher, you will have the opportunity to make a real difference in the lives of students with special educational needs, while enjoying a rewarding and fulfilling career.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Plan and deliver engaging and differentiated lessons tailored to meet the individual needs and abilities of students with special educational needs, ensuring all lessons are accessible and inclusive.
  • Use a variety of teaching strategies, resources, and technologies to support students' learning and development, and promote their independence, confidence, and self-esteem.
  • Assess students' progress and attainment regularly through formative and summative assessment methods, and use this data to inform instruction, provide feedback, and set individual learning goals.
  • Collaborate with colleagues, including teaching assistants, therapists, and external specialists, to develop and implement individualized education plans (IEPs) and support strategies for students with special educational needs.
  • Foster positive relationships with students, parents, and external professionals, and communicate regularly and effectively with them to provide updates on students' progress, achievements, and any concerns or issues that arise.
  • Participate in professional development opportunities and training to enhance your skills and knowledge in supporting students with special educational needs, and contribute to the ongoing improvement of SEN provision within the school.

Requirements:

  • Qualified Teacher Status (QTS) or equivalent recognized teaching qualification.
  • Experience working with students with special educational needs, preferably in a school or educational setting, and a strong understanding of SEN principles, practices, and legislation.
  • Passion for working with students with special educational needs and a commitment to promoting their inclusion, well-being, and academic success.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to build positive relationships with students, colleagues, parents, and external stakeholders.
  • Patience, empathy, and a caring nature, with the ability to respond sensitively to the individual needs and circumstances of students with special educational needs.
  • Willingness to engage in ongoing professional development and training to enhance your skills and knowledge in supporting students with special educational needs.

Benefits:

  • Competitive salary with great rewards and benefits package
  • Supportive and collaborative working environment
  • Opportunities for professional development and career advancement
  • Fulfilling and rewarding role making a real difference in the lives of students with special educational needs

All applicants will require the appropriate qualifications and training for this role. Please see the FAQs on the Protocol Education website for further details.

All pay rates quoted will be inclusive of 12.07% statutory holiday pay. This advert is for a temporary position. In some cases, the option to make this role permanent may become available at a later date.

Protocol Education is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. We undertake safeguarding checks on all workers in accordance with the DfE statutory guidance ‘Keeping Children Safe in Education’, this may also include an online search as part of our due diligence on shortlisted applicants.
We offer FREE online safeguarding and Prevent Duty training to all our workers. All candidates must undertake or have undertaken a valid enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check and subscribe to the DBS Update Service.

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